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" The verdict of a jury is either general or special. A general verdict Is that by which they pronounce generally upon all or any of the issues, either in favor of the plaintiff or defendant: a special verdict is that by which the jury find the facts only,... "
First[-Fourth] Report of the Commissioners on Practice and Pleadings ... - Page 187
by New York (State). Commissioners on Practice and Pleadings - 1848
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Laws of the Territory of Utah Passed by the Legislative Assembly, Volume 26

Utah - Law - 1884
...special. A general verdict is that by which they pro- social verdict* nounee generally upon all or any or the issues, either in favor of the plaintiff or defendant;...the facts only, leaving the judgment to the court. The special verdict must present the conclusions of fact as established by the evidence, and not the...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 167

Law reports, digests, etc - 1918
...that by which they [the jury] pronounce generally upon all or any of the issues, in favor of either the plaintiff or defendant; a special verdict is that...the facts only, leaving the judgment to the court." [2] In this case the special verdict covered every Issue, and therefore a general verdict was unnecessary....
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The Code of Criminal Procedure of the State of New York: With Notes of ...

New York (State) - Criminal law - 1884 - 510 pages
...same offense, it is either " for the people," or " for the defendant." 438. Special verdict. — <A special verdict is that by which the jury find the facts only, leaving the judgment to the court. It must present the conclusions of fact, as established by the evidence, and not the evidence to prove...
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Annotated Code of Criminal Procedure and Penal Code of the State of New York ...

New York (State) - 1884 - 989 pages
...offense charged in the indictment is proper. (Hawker v. People, 75 NY, 487.) 438. Special verdict. — A special verdict is that by which the jury find the facts only, leaving the judgment to the court. It must present the conclusions of fact, sis established by the evidence, and not the evidence to prove...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 179

Law reports, digests, etc - 1919
...statutes, and then view them in the light of their history. [1] We read In section 152, LOL, that: "The verdict of a jury is either general or special. A general verdict is that by which the jury pronounce generally upon all or any of the issues, cither in favor of the plaintiff or defendant....
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The Northeastern Reporter, Volume 5

Law reports, digests, etc - 1886
...clearly erred in overruling these motions. The statute provides in relation to verdicts as follows: "The verdict of a jury is either general or special....the jury find the facts only, leaving the judgment thereon to the court. " Rev. St. 1881, 545. The purpose of a special verdict is to avoid the mistakes...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 7

Law reports, digests, etc - 1885
...jury. Section 1400, Comp. Laws Utah 1870, declares: "A general verdict is that by which they [the jury] pronounce generally upon all or any of the issues...the facts only, leaving the judgment to the court. The special verdict shall present the conclusions of fact as established by the evidence, and not the...
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The General Statutes of the State of Nevada: In Force, from 1861 to 1885 ...

Nevada - Law - 1885 - 1310 pages
...either general verdict, kind or special. A general verdict is that by which they pronounce ofgenerally upon all or any of the issues, either in favor of...the facts only, leaving the judgment to the court. The special verdict shall present the conclusions of fact, us established by the evidence, and not...
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Estee's Pleadings, Practice, and Forms: Adapted to Actions and ..., Volume 3

Morris March Estee - Civil procedure - 1885
...cured by verdict.' 4G99. General Verdict. — A general verdict is that by which a jury pronounces generally upon all or any of the issues, either in favor of the plaintiff or defendant.8 In an action for the recovery of money only, or specific real property, the jury, in their...
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The Northeastern Reporter, Volume 4

Law reports, digests, etc - 1886
...within the issues submitted to them. Railroad v. Spencer, 98 Ind. 186; Raihoay v.Bush, 101 Ind. 582. A special verdict is that by which the jury find the facts only, leaving judgment thereon to the court. Section 545, Rev. St. 1881. When, upon an issue involving negligence,...
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